Day: February 17, 2019

WWE Elimination Chamber 2019: Start time, how to watch, full match card and more – CNET

Elimination Chamber is this weekend. Here’s every confirmed match and participants. …read more Source:: CNet

Razer Game Store Closing Feb 28, Less Than Year After Launch

The Razer Game Store will close on February 28 at 1am PST, the company announced in a blog post. This comes less than a year after its launch last April. From a report: The shutdown is part of “the company’s realignment plans,” according to Razer. “It has been a privilege for us to recommend and…

UK concludes using Huawei in 5G is a manageable risk, report says – CNET

That goes against US efforts to convince European allies to ban the Chinese supplier from 5G efforts due to espionage concerns. …read more Source:: CNet

Almost 300,000 Australians cancelled their My Health Record by mid-November

Although the government would not reveal the latest opt-out numbers, it did reveal where people have cancelled an existing My Health Record. …read more Source:: ZDNet

How To Program A Really Cheap Microcontroller

There are rumors of a cheap chip that does USB natively, has an Open Source toolchain, and costs a quarter. These aren’t rumors: you can buy the CH552 microcontroller right now. Surprisingly, there aren’t many people picking up this cheap chip for their next project. If there’s no original projects using this chip, no one…

Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e, Huawei Watch GT, latest Chrome OS goodies (MobileTechRoundup show #460)

This week we will learn all about Samsung’s latest S10 lineup, but it announced a couple of things last week. We also have a new wearable to test and Kevin continues to find the best in Chrome OS. …read more Source:: ZDNet

New York Mayor Says Amazon Headquarters Debacle Was ‘an Abuse of Corporate Power’

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is still upset that Amazon isn’t coming to New York. De Blasio attacked the company Sunday for canceling plans to build a second headquarters in Queens last week. From a report: “This is an example of an abuse of corporate power,” de Blasio told NBC’s Chuck Todd on “Meet…

President’s Day laptop sale: The best Lenovo laptop deals right now – CNET

IdeaPads, Yogas and more — all on sale through Feb. 25. …read more Source:: CNet

How TV Pirates Accidentally Pushed a 25-Year-Old Indie Song to the Top of the Charts in Japan

Last week, an alt-rock mystery puzzled the music press. Almost 25 years after its release, the Dinosaur Jr. song “Over Your Shoulder” appeared at number 18 on Japan’s Hot 100 chart, beating out major new releases like Ariana Grande’s “7 Rings.” Here’s what drove the popularity of the old song: More than 15 years ago,…

Germany Sees Big Rise in Security Problems Affecting Infrastructure

Germany has experienced a big increase in the number of security incidents hitting critical infrastructure such as power grids and water suppliers, the BSI cybersecurity agency said on Sunday, adding however that they were not all due to hacking. From a report: The Welt am Sonntag weekly had reported on Sunday that Germany had learned…